0

CEO Sam's welcome

Youngcare Wesley Mission Brisbane resident Ryan Douglass with his Mum, Barbara and Grandmother, Deborah, Youngcare Connect Manager Shane Jamieson, Youngcare CEO Samantha Kennerley and Operations Manager Melissa Morrison at the National Injury Insurance Scheme launch in Queensland.

4 February 2016

CEO Sam’s welcome

Happy New Year! 2016 promises to be a big one for Youngcare, and we’re excited to be working together with you to help more young people with high care needs across Australia than ever before.

This year is already taking shape as we prepare to break ground on our new development in Albany Creek, Brisbane. We are delighted to be bringing this innovative development to life in a joint venture with MS Queensland, soon to be home to eight young people with a progressive neurological disease.

We will also be working to expand our At Home Care Grants and Home Soon Grants programs even further in Australia to help more young people requiring 24/7 care.

We’re continuing to work collaboratively with the community, business, government and universities to keep the issues faced by young people with high care needs on the national agenda, particularly as the NDIS brings radical changes. We are committed to ensuring the voice of these young people is heard, in particular on the issue of appropriate care and accommodation.

April will see a team of dedicated and adventurous Youngcare supporters cross the Simpson Desert to raise vital awareness and funds, and I am delighted that Melissa Downes from Channel Nine will be joining us! Additionally we are thrilled by the news that Channel Nine will be producing a documentary on the trek, so we can share our challenges as we take on the desert.

We can’t do any of this without you, so as always, a very heartfelt ‘thank you’ for your support on so many levels.

Onwards and upwards!

Sam

Youngcare Wesley Mission Brisbane resident Ryan Douglass with his Mum, Barbara and Grandmother, Deborah, Youngcare Connect Manager Shane Jamieson, Youngcare CEO Samantha Kennerley and Operations Manager Melissa Morrison at the National Injury Insurance Scheme launch in Queensland.

Youngcare Wesley Mission Brisbane resident Ryan Douglass with his Mum, Barbara and Grandmother, Deborah, Youngcare Connect Manager Shane Jamieson, Youngcare CEO Samantha Kennerley and Operations Manager Melissa Morrison at the National Injury Insurance Scheme launch in Queensland.

SHARE THIS!
News you might like:
30 August 2016National not-for-profit organisation Youngcare today announced the appointment of new Chief Executive Officer Anthony Ryan.Mr ...
7 November 2016Share a slice of Youngcake this ChristmasFor a young person with high care needs, the loss of choice and independence is one of ...
2 August 2017Youngcare explores options as NSW project endsYoungcare’s partnership with St. Vincent’s Australia to deliver high care housing ...
We want you to be the first to know! Youngcare is thrilled to announce the return of one of Brisbane’s best nights of Australian music: the ...
5 May 2016WHAT’S ON! 28 APRIL - 8 MAY Simpson Desert ChallengeSupport the trekkers by donating and follow the trek with our regular ...
Dear Mr Scott Morrison,I’m writing to you as the 30th Prime Minister of Australia because I want to know how you’re planning on improving the ...
24 July 2017A message from our partners at VincentsAt VINCENTS one of our core values is to actively build a company environment that contributes ...
5 May 2016A helping hand from Hand Heart PocketYoungcare’s At Home Care Grants are set to continue helping more young Queenslanders with high ...
1 December 2015MEDIA RELEASE – Youngcare flags risks in NDIS’ Specialist Disability Accommodation Policy FrameworkFOR IMMEDIATE ...
This article was originally published in The Australian Hospital and Healthcare Bulletin.8 January 2016Young people in aged care – an Australian ...
Categories
Archives

Are you a young person seeking help?

What we do

GET INFO

Get Help

GET INFO

Contact Us

GET INFO

A huge thanks to our supporters 

Batercard
MMO Interiors
Audio Visual Elements
Birdsville Hotel
Vuly
KFC Youth Foundation
Duco Events
Wolff Group
Knight Frank
50-50 charity raffle
Aurora Adventures
Servcorp
CV Services
Carbone
Forte Catering
Nova
Vantage Performance
Queensland Rail
Clark Real Estate
Birdsville Roadhouse
Artis Pura
Story Bride Hotel
QIC
Tattersalls Club
Savills
Audi Centre Springwood
Kabuki
Neals
Tatts Group
Birdsville Social Club
MTAQ
Just Photography
Network First
Eureka Landscaping
Shape
FKG
Good2give
Taylor Byrne
Brazilian Beauty - Albany Creek
Keystone
Pilot
Vertica Capital
Just Cause Bunch
De Luca Corp
GNK
Flight Centre Foundation
Vincents
Motorola Solutions
Hand Heart Pocket
Betta Home Living
Shine Lawyers
One Harvest - love beats
Morgans
Rivergum Homes
Women's Weekly
Thrifty
Select AV
Sage
EY
HSF
Spot Productinons
CUB
Style
Coates
ALS
Cutting Edge
MS Queensland
Hopgood Ganim
Queensland Government
ANZ
Curwoods Lawyers
Media Merchants
Collins Food
Channel Nine
Abi and Joseph
Bruce Lynton
Triffid
LAS logo
DAE
Care Tech
Merlo
Braggs Signs
Bunnamagoo
MGD Private